Bloody flux

Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.

Blood´y flux`

1.The dysentery, a disease in which the flux or discharge from the bowels has a mixture of blood.
References in periodicals archive ?
For example, in Partridge's tract, remedies were given for both greensickness and for an absence of bloody flux, but they were not regarded as the same, greensickness being a name used to describe the absence of menstruation in females and the patients requiring a bloody flux being identified as male.
Of all the individuals that are examined herein, Gyer explains the most eloquently why male bloody flux could not be female menstruation.